THE WASHINGTON MANUAL OF SURGERY This title has been archived.

Author: Mary Klingensmith, MD, Keith Amos, MD, Valerie Halpin, MD, Steven Hunt, MD, Timothy Eberlein, MD
Affiliation: Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date: 2005
ISBN 10: 0781750482
ISBN 13: 9780781750486
Edition: 4th

Description:

Prepared by residents and faculty of one of the world's top surgical training programs, The Washington Manual of Surgery, Fourth Edition provides reliable guidelines and algorithms for management of surgical diseases. This new edition features expanded sections on endovascular surgical techniques and bariatric surgery and increased coverage of minimally invasive surgery for pediatric patients. The breast cancer and breast diseases section includes updates on treatment and new diagnostic techniques such as ductoscopy and MRI. All chapters have been updated and rewritten to reflect the most current standards of practice.

Table of Contents

Front Matter

  • ABOUT
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Contributing Authors

1: General and Perioperative Care of the Surgical Patient

    2: Nutrition

    • METABOLISM
    • NUTRITIONAL ASSESSMENT AND ADMINISTRATION

    3: Life Support

    • LIFE SUPPORT AND CARDIOPULMONARY ARREST ALGORITHMS

    4: Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Disorders

    • DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF FLUID, ELECTROLYTE, AND ACID-BASE DISORDERS

    5: Hemostasis and Transfusion Therapy

      6: Anesthesia

      • PREPARING THE PATIENT
      • TYPES OF ANESTHESIA
      • INTUBATION AND SEDATION
      • POSTOPERATIVE MEDICATION AND COMPLICATIONS

      7: Vascular Access, Tubes, and Drains

      • VENOUS ACCESS DEVICES
      • VASCULAR ACCESS FOR DIALYSIS
      • MANAGEMENT OF SURGICAL TUBES AND DRAINS

      8: Minimally Invasive Surgery

      • LAPAROSCOPY AND THORACOSCOPY

      9: Wound Healing and Care

      • ACUTE WOUND HEALING
      • CHRONIC WOUND HEALING
      • WOUND CLOSURE AND CARE

      10: Critical Care

        11: Esophagus

        • DISORDERS OF THE ESOPHAGUS

        12: Stomach

        • DISORDERS OF THE STOMACH

        13: Small Intestine

          14: Acute Abdominal Pain and Appendicitis

          • ACUTE ABDOMINAL PAIN
          • APPENDICITIS
          • OTHER ETIOLOGIES OF ACUTE ABDOMINAL PAIN

          15: Colon, Rectum, and Anus

          • DISTURBANCES OF PHYSIOLOGY
          • INFECTIONS
          • INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
          • NEOPLASTIC DISEASE

          16: Pancreas

            17: Surgical Diseases of the Liver

            • RESECTION OF THE LIVER
            • DISEASES OF THE LIVER

            18: Biliary Surgery

              19: Spleen

              • SPLENIC ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
              • INDICATION FOR SPLENECTOMY
              • TECHNICAL CONSIDERATIONS IN SPLENECTOMY
              • COMPLICATIONS OF SPLENECTOMY

              20: Fistulas, Short-Bowel Syndrome, and Bariatric Surgery

              • GASTROENTEROLOGIC DISORDERS

              21: Occlusive Arterial Disease

              • ACUTE ARTERIAL OCCLUSION OF THE EXTREMITY
              • CHRONIC ARTERIAL OCCLUSIVE DISEASE OF THE EXTREMITY
              • EXTRACRANIAL CEREBROVASCULAR DISEASE
              • RENOVASCULAR DISEASE
              • MESENTERIC ISCHEMIA

              22: Aneurysmal Arterial Disease

                23: Endovascular Surgery

                • TECHNIQUES AND INDICATIONS FOR ENDOVASCULAR SURGERY

                24: Venous Disease, Thromboembolism, and Lymphedema

                • VENOUS ANATOMY
                • CHRONIC VENOUS INSUFFICIENCY
                • VENOUS THROMBOEMBOLISM
                • LYMPHEDEMA

                25: Hereditary Tumor Syndromes and Genetic Counseling

                • TUMORS AND GENETICS

                26: Endocrine Surgery

                • THYROID
                • PARATHYROID
                • ENDOCRINE PANCREAS
                • CARCINOID TUMORS
                • ADRENAL-PITUITARY AXIS

                27: Trauma Surgery

                • TRAUMA CARE
                • CONCLUSION

                28: Transplantation

                • TRANSPLANT ORGAN PROCUREMENT
                • IMMUNOSUPPRESSION
                • DIALYSIS
                • KIDNEY TRANSPLANTATION
                • LIVER TRANSPLANTATION
                • PANCREAS TRANSPLANTATION
                • INTESTINAL TRANSPLANTATION
                • REFERENCE

                29: Burns

                • ASSESSMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF BURN INJURIES

                30: Soft-Tissue and Skin Tumors

                • DIAGNOSIS OF SKIN LESIONS AND SOFT-TISSUE MASSES
                • BENIGN LESIONS
                • MALIGNANT LESIONS
                • OTHER MALIGNANT SKIN TUMORS
                • SOFT-TISSUE SARCOMAS (STSs)

                31: Hernias

                  32: Breast Surgery

                  • DIAGNOSIS AND EVALUATION
                  • NONMALIGNANT BREAST CONDITIONS
                  • MALIGNANCY OF THE BREAST

                  33: Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

                  • OTOLARYNGOLOGIC DISORDERS

                  34: Plastic and Hand Surgery

                  • BASIC TECHNIQUES AND PRINCIPLES
                  • SPECIFIC PROBLEMS IN RECONSTRUCTIVE PLASTIC SURGERY
                  • HAND SURGERY

                  35: Cardiac Surgery

                    36: General Thoracic Surgery

                      37: Pediatric Surgery

                      • CARE OF THE PEDIATRIC SURGICAL PATIENT

                      38: Neurosurgical Emergencies

                      • NEUROSURGICAL TRAUMA

                      39: Orthopedic Injuries

                      • TREATMENT OF ORTHOPEDIC INJURIES

                      40: Urologic Surgery

                      • EVALUATION OF HEMATURIA
                      • DISEASES OF THE KIDNEY
                      • DISEASES OF THE URETER
                      • DISEASES OF THE URINARY BLADDER
                      • DISEASES OF THE PROSTATE
                      • DISEASES OF THE PENIS
                      • DISEASES OF THE SCROTUM AND TESTICLES
                      • GENITOURINARY TRAUMA

                      41: Obstetric and Gynecologic Surgery

                      • OBSTETRIC AND GYNECOLOGIC DISORDERS

                      42: Common Surgical Procedures

                      • CATHETERIZATION, DRAINAGE, AND EMERGENCY AIRWAY PROCEDURES

                      Commonly Used Formulas